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Legislative Update Report No. 2022-02 Le Bulletin d'actualités législatives

Legislation for the period 01/13 to 01/26

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Federal Government / Gouvernement fédéral Nova Scotia / Nouvelle-Écosse
Alberta / Alberta Nunavut / Nunavut
British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique Ontario / Ontario
Manitoba / Manitoba Prince Edward Island / Île-du-Prince-Édouard
New Brunswick / Nouveau-Brunswick Quebec / Québec
Newfoundland and Labrador / Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador Saskatchewan / Saskatchewan
Northwest Territories / Territoires du Nord-Ouest Yukon / Yukon

Federal Government / Gouvernement fédéral

Regulations / Règlements

Canada Gazette, Part II, January 19, 2022:

Canada Worker Lockdown Benefit Act

SOR/2021-275 Lockdown Regions Designation Order (COVID-19)
SOR/2021-276 Regulations Amending the Canada Worker Lockdown Benefit Act (Lockdown Order Definition and Minimum Lockdown Period)
SOR/2021-277 Order Amending the Lockdown Regions Designation Order (COVID-19)
SOR/2022-1 Order Amending the Lockdown Regions Designation Order (COVID-19), No. 2

Species at Risk Act

SOR/2022-2 Critical Habitat of the Striped Bass (Morone saxatilis) St. Lawrence River Population Order

Export and Import Permits Act

SOR/2021-279 Order Amending the Export of Logs Permit (Miscellaneous Program)
SOR/2021-280 Order Cancelling Certain Permits Issued Under the Export and Import Permits Act (Miscellaneous Program)

Food and Drugs Act

SOR/2021-278 Marketing Authorization for Vitamin D in Milk, Goat's Milk and Margarine

Proposed Regulations / Projets de règlement

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 15, 2022:

Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act

  • Rules Amending the Public Servants Disclosure Protection Tribunal Rules of Procedure

Notices / Avis

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 15, 2022:

Migratory Birds Convention Act, 1994

  • Notice of intent to amend the Migratory Birds Regulations

Canada Pension Plan

  • Triennial financial review

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Final guidelines for Canadian drinking water quality for dicamba

Radiocommunication Act

  • Notice No. SMSE-003-22 — Release of SRSP-520, issue 2

Insurance Companies Act

  • Manulife Financial Corporation — Exemption

Aeronautics Act

  • Interim Order Respecting Certain Requirements for Civil Aviation Due to COVID-19, No. 51

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 22, 2022:

Species at Risk Act

  • Description of Cerulean Warbler critical habitat in the Philipsburg Bird Sanctuary
  • Description of the critical habitat of the Striped Bass, St. Lawrence River population, in the Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area, Saint-Vallier Bird Sanctuary, Montmagny Bird Sanctuary, Cap-Saint-Ignace Bird Sanctuary, L'Islet Bird Sanctuary and Trois-Saumons Bird Sanctuary

Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

  • Final guidelines for Canadian drinking water quality for diquat

Commissions / Commissions

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 15, 2022:

Special Import Measures Act

  • Certain oil country tubular goods — Decision

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Expiry of order (E-registry Service pilot project) — Pup joints
  • Inquiry — Construction services
  • Order — Carbon and alloy steel line pipe

CUSMA Secretariat y or Commission

  • Request for panel review — Certain softwood lumber products

Canada Gazette, Part I, January 22, 2022:

Canada Energy Regulator

  • Application to export electricity to the United States — CP Energy Marketing Inc., on behalf of CP Energy Marketing L.P.

Canadian International Trade Tribunal

  • Determinations
    • Armament training devices
    • Communications, photographic, mapping, printing and publication services
  • Inquiry — Laboratory equipment and supplies

Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

  • Decisions
  • Part 1 applications
  • Regulatory policies

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Alberta / Alberta

Regulations / Règlements

Alberta Gazette, Part II, January 15, 2022:

Environmental Protection and Enhancement Act

Alta Reg 262/2021 Activities Designation Amendment Regulation

Labour Relations Code

Alta Reg 264/2021 Financial Disclosure Regulation

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British Columbia / Colombie-Britannique

Regulations / Règlements

British Columbia Regulations Bulletin, January 18, 2022:

Access to Services (COVID-19) Act

BC Reg 6/2022 Enacts Access to Services (COVID-19) Regulation

Civil Forfeiture Act

BC Reg 5/2022 Amends BC Reg 164/2006 — Civil Forfeiture Regulation

Coal Act
Mineral Tenure Act

BC Reg 4/2022 Amends BC Reg 280/2007 — Mineral and Coal Land Reserve (No Mineral or Placer Claim Registrations) Regulation

Court Rules Act

BC Reg 8/2022 Amends BC Reg 168/2009 — Supreme Court Civil Rules

Mineral Tenure Act

BC Reg 4/2022 Amends BC Regs
71/2010 — Mineral Land Reserve (No Mineral Claim Registrations) Regulation
271/2007 — Mineral Land Reserve (No Mineral or Placer Claim Registrations) Regulation

Offence Act

BC Reg 12/2022 Amends BC Reg 89/97 — Violation Ticket Administration and Fines Regulation

Utilities Commission Act

BC Reg 3/2022 Repeals BC Reg 26/2017 — PREI Exemption Regulation


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Manitoba / Manitoba

  • No entries for this issue

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New Brunswick / Nouveau-Brunswick

Regulations / Règlements

Office of the Attorney General – Acts and Regulations

Provincial Offences Procedure Act

NB Reg 2022-2 NB Reg 91-50, amendment

Notices / Avis

New Brunswick Royal Gazette, January 19, 2022:

Financial and Consumer Services Commission

Notice of Adoption
Adoption of amendments to:

  • National Instrument 41-101 General Prospectus Requirements
  • National Instrument 81-101 Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure
  • National Instrument 81-102 Investment Funds
  • National Instrument 81-106 Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure
  • National Instrument 81-107 Independent Review Committee for Investment Funds
  • National Instrument 13-101 System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval (SEDAR)
  • Multilateral Instrument 13-102 System Fees for SEDAR and NRD
  • National Instrument 31-103 Registration Requirements, Exemptions and Ongoing Registrant Obligations
  • National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus Exemptions
  • National Policy 11-202 Process for Prospectus Reviews in Multiple Jurisdictions
  • Companion Policy 41-101 General Prospectus Requirements
  • Companion Policy 81-101 Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure
  • Companion Policy 81-102 Investment Funds
  • Companion Policy 81-106 Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure
  • Commentary in National Instrument 81-107 Independent Review Committee for Investment Funds

("the Amendments")

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Newfoundland and Labrador / Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador

Regulations / Règlements

Office of the Legislative Counsel – Annual Regulations

Management of Greenhouse Gas Act

NLR 2/22 Advisory Council Regulations

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Northwest Territories / Territoires du Nord-Ouest

  • No entries for this issue
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Nova Scotia / Nouvelle-Ècosse

Regulations / Règlements

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part II, January 14, 2022:

Petroleum Products Pricing Act

NS Reg 171/2021 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices
NS Reg 1/2022 Prescribed Petroleum Products Prices

Notices / Avis

Nova Scotia Royal Gazette, Part I, January 19, 2022:

Labour Standards Code

Minimum Wage Orders
Notice of Adjustments

  • Subsection 6A(1) of the Minimum Wage Order (General), NS Reg 5/99, made by Order in Council 1999-56 dated February 17, 1999
  • Subsection 4A(1) of the Minimum Wage Order (Construction and Property Maintenance), NS Reg 202/2003, made by Order in Council 2003-507 dated November 28, 2003
  • Subsection 5A(1) of the Minimum Wage Order (Logging and Forest Operations), NS Reg 5/99, made by Order in Council 1999-56 dated February 17, 1999

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Nunavut / Nunavut

  • No entries for this issue
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Ontario / Ontario

Regulations / Règlements

Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998

O Reg 10/22 Classes of Consumers and Determination of Rates, amending O Reg 95/05

Municipal Act, 2001

O Reg 14/22 Tax Matters — Special Tax Rates and Limits, amending O Reg 73/03

City of Toronto Act, 2006

O Reg 15/22

Traditional Municipal Taxes, Limits and Collection, amending O Reg 121/07

Assessment Act

O Reg 13/22 General, amending O Reg 282/98

Courts of Justice Act

O Reg 18/22 Rules of Civil Procedure, amending Reg 194 of RRO 1990

Endangered Species Act, 2007

O Reg 19/22 Temporary suspension of statutory protections for Black Ash
O Reg 22/22 Temporary suspension of statutory protections for Black Ash, revoking O Reg 19/22
O Reg 23/22 Temporary suspension of statutory protections for Black Ash
O Reg 24/22 Species at Risk in Ontario List, amending O Reg 230/08

Proposed Regulations / Projets de règlement

Environmental Assessment Act

January 14, 2022
Environmental assessment requirements for advanced recycling facilities under the Environmental Assessment Act (EAA) — Comments by February 28, 2022

Mandatory Blood Testing Act
Laboratory and Specimen Collection Centre Licensing Act

January 17, 2022
Proposed Regulatory Amendments under the Mandatory Blood Testing Act (MBTA) and the Laboratory and Specimen Collection Centre Licensing Act (LSCCLA) — Comments by March 3, 2022

Providing More Care, Protecting Seniors, and Building More Beds Act, 2021

January 18, 2022
Fixing Long-Term Care Act, 2021; Phase I Regulations — Comments by February 17, 2022

Ontario Energy Board Act, 1998

January 20, 2022
Supporting Critical Transmission Infrastructure in Southwestern Ontario — Comments by March 7, 2022

Mining Act

January 21, 2022
Retention of proceeds from the sale of samples taken for the purpose of testing on leases, licences, and other mining lands — Comments by February 20, 2022

Notices / Avis

Ontario Gazette, January 15, 2022:

Ontario Securities Commission

  • National Instrument 41-101 General Prospectus Requirements
  • National Instrument 81-101 Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure
  • National Instrument 81-102 Investment Funds
  • National Instrument 81-106 Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure
  • National Instrument 81-107 Independent Review Committee for Investment Funds
  • National Instrument 31-103 Registration Requirements, Exemptions and Ongoing Registrant Obligations
  • National Instrument 45-106 Prospectus Exemptions
  • National Instrument 41-101 General Prospectus Requirements
  • National Instrument 81-101 Mutual Fund Prospectus Disclosure
  • National Instrument 81-102 Investment Funds
  • National Instrument 81-106 Investment Fund Continuous Disclosure
  • National Instrument 81-107 Independent Review Committee for Investment Funds
  • National Instrument 13-101 System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval (SEDAR)
  • Multilateral Instrument 13-102 System Fees for SEDAR and NRD
  • OSC Rule 13-502 Fees
  • National Policy 11-202 Process for Prospectus Reviews in Multiple Jurisdictions

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Prince Edward Island / Île-du-Prince-Édouard

  • No entries for this issue
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Quebec / Québec

Règlements

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 26 janvier 2022:

Loi sur les tribunaux judiciaires

Décret 39-2021 Règlement modifiant l'annexe IV de la Loi sur les tribunaux judiciaires

Loi sur la santé et la sécurité du travail

Décret 48-2021 Règlement modifiant le Code de sécurité pour les travaux de construction
Décret 49-2021 Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur la santé et la sécurité du travail

Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 26, 2022:

Courts of Justice Act

OC 39-2021 Regulation to amend Schedule IV to the Courts of Justice Act

Act respecting occupational health and safety

OC 48-2021 Regulation to amend the Safety Code for the construction industry
OC 49-2021 Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting occupational health and safety

Projets de Règlement

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 19 janvier 2022:

Loi sur les normes du travail

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur les normes du travail

Code des professions

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement sur certaines activités professionnelles qui peuvent être exercées par un pharmacien
  • Règlement modifiant le Code de déontologie des podiatres
  • Règlement sur la procédure d'indemnisation de l'Ordre des podiatres du Québec
  • Règlement sur les activités professionnelles des pharmaciens pouvant être exercées par un assistant technique, un technicien ou une personne en voie d'obtenir un permis d'exercice de la pharmacie

Gazette officielle du Québec, Partie 2, 26 janvier 2022:

Loi visant l'augmentation du nombre de véhicules automobiles zéro émission au Québec afin de réduire les émissions de gaz à effet de serre et autres polluants

  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement d'application de la Loi visant l'augmentation du nombre de véhicules automobiles zéro émission au Québec afin de réduire les émissions de gaz à effet de serre et autres polluants
  • Règlement modifiant le Règlement visant la limitation du nombre de crédits pouvant être utilisés par un constructeur automobile et la confidentialité de certains renseignements

Loi sur le ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et des Parcs
Loi sur la qualité de l'environnement

Loi modifiant principalement la Loi sur la qualité de l'environnement en matière de consigne et de collecte sélective

  • Regulation respecting the development, implementation and financial support of a deposit system for certain containers
  • Règlement portant sur un système de collecte sélective de certaines matières résiduelles

Draft Regulations

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 19, 2022:

Act respecting labour standards

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting labour standards

Professional Code

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting certain professional activities that may be engaged in by a pharmacist
  • Regulation to amend the Code of ethics of podiatrists
  • Regulation respecting the compensation procedure of the Ordre des podiatres du Québec
  • Regulation respecting the professional activities of pharmacists that may be engaged in by a technical assistant, a technician or a person in the process of obtaining a permit for the practice of pharmacy

Gazette officielle du Québec, Part 2, January 26, 2022:

Act to increase the number of zero-emission motor vehicles in Québec in order to reduce greenhouse gas and other pollutant emissions

  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the application of the Act to increase the number of zero-emission motor vehicles in Québec in order to reduce greenhouse gas and other pollutant emissions
  • Regulation to amend the Regulation respecting the limit on the number of credits that may be used by a motor vehicle manufacturer and the confidentiality of some information

Act respecting the Ministère du Développement durable, de l'Environnement et des Parcs
Environment Quality Act

Act to amend mainly the Environment Quality Act with respect to deposits and selective collection

  • Regulation respecting the development, implementation and financial support of a deposit system for certain containers
  • Regulation respecting a system of selective collection of certain residual materials
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Saskatchewan / Saskatchewan

  • No entries for this issue
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Yukon / Yukon

Regulations / Règlements

Yukon Gazette, Part II, January 15, 2022:

Placer Mining Act
Quartz Mining Act

YOIC 2021/175 Order to amend the Order Prohibiting Entry on Certain Lands in Yukon (Proposed ATAC Road and Buffer)

Order / Ordre

Yukon Gazette, Part II, January 15, 2022:

Workers' Compensation Act

WCHSBO 2021/01 Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board Order 2020/01 is repealed
WCHSBO 2021/02 Workers' Compensation Health and Safety Board Order 2020/02 is repealed

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